Weather statistics for Stavanger (Rogaland)

  1. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Flood risk. Caution level: yellow (deler av Vestlandet og Sørvestlandet)

    Large amounts of rain are expected in the warning area on Sunday and Monday. The precipitation is expected as rain in low lying areas (below 1200 masl). The amount of precipitation and hence the danger of floods might vary from place to place and there are huge discrepancies in the prognosis of precipitation. Heavy rain will increase water discharge in rivers. Rapid increase of discharge in small and medium sized rivers is expected. Read the full forecast on

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsStay informed on the situation. Keep away from rivers and streams with high flow. Read more at NVE

  2. Warning sign

    Ongoing: Landslide risk. Caution level: yellow (deler av Vestlandet og Sørvestlandet)

    Heavy rain is expected. The amount of water in the soil is significant. Steep slopes, as well as streams and river with high discharge are particularly exposed. Read the full forecast on

    ConsequencesSituation that requires vigilance and may cause local damages

    InstructionsKeep away from steep slopes, as well as streams and rivers with high discharge. Cleaning of drainage paths and culverts are recommended. Stay updated on the latest weather developement and hydrological situation. Follow the weather forecast and radar at, and updates on Read more at NVE

  3. Warning sign

    Expected: Heavy rainfall (Rogaland and Hordaland)

    From Monday afternoon to late night between Monday and Tuesday locally heavy precipitation in parts of Rogaland and Hordaland. Expected 60-80 mm in 12 hours. Largest amounts in areas a distance inland. In Hordaland the largest amounts are expected in southern parts.


    1. Monday October 22, 2018 17:00
      Increasing danger
    2. Ukjent sluttidspunkt

    ConsequencesRisk of local flooding, stream bank erosion, changing waterways, shallow landslides. Check for more information.

    InstructionsAssess the need for preventive measures.

Stavanger (Våland) observation station (44640)

The station is located in Stavanger municipality, 72 m.a.s.l. It is the closest official weather station, 1.1 km away from Stavanger. The station was established in January 1882. The station measures precipitation and temperature. There may be missing data.

Last 30 days: Average temperature was 10.0 °C, 0.1 °C above the normal. Highest temperature was 21.8 °C (11 October), and the lowest was 3.5 °C (7 October). The total precipitation was 332.6 mm. Highest daily precipitation was 60.8 mm (15 October), measured at 7am (8am daylight savings) for the past 24 hours.

Last 13 full months: Highest temperature was 34.4 °C (27. Jul. 2018) and the lowest -11.2 °C (1. Mar. 2018). Highest daily precipitation was 60.8 mm (15. Oct. 2018).

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The black line shows mean value (both precipitation and temperature). Some stations does not have mean values, and hence no black line.

The red/blue line shows average temperature during the day (24h) (equalized for 30 days). The line is red by pluss degrees, and blue by minus degrees.

The red/blue areas shows the temperature variations throughout the day (24h) with max- and min. temperature as endpoints. The area is red by pluss degrees, and blue by minus degrees.

The lightblue bars shows total precipitation this month. The black lines crossing is the normal (mean) value for precipitation.

The dark grey bars behind the precipitation bars shows snowdepth measured day by day.

Some stations only measures precipitation, while others only measures temperature. If an area or bar is missing the station does not measure this data.

NB! Precipitation is measured at 07 hours Norwegian time. The value (in mm) shows last 24 hours until 07 hours (08 hours summertime). Download other weather statistics from

Tabular view for temperature and precipitation per month
Months Temperature Precipitation
Average Normal Warmest Coldest Total Normal Highest
daily value
Sep 2018 12.2°C 11.7°C 23.3°C Sep 18 4.4°C Sep 25 315.8 mm 161.0 mm 40.5 mm Sep 10
Aug 2018 14.9°C 14.4°C 24.5°C Aug 1 8.2°C Aug 25 205.6 mm 113.0 mm 25.5 mm Aug 16
Jul 2018 17.4°C 14.1°C 34.4°C Jul 27 9.4°C Jul 8 16.9 mm 96.0 mm 10.3 mm Jul 29
Jun 2018 14.1°C 12.8°C 26.7°C Jun 2 7.3°C Jun 21 58.1 mm 79.0 mm 12.5 mm Jun 15
May 2018 14.4°C 9.9°C 30.3°C May 31 4.5°C May 2 61.2 mm 68.0 mm 33.7 mm May 11
Apr 2018 7.7°C 5.5°C 21.9°C Apr 19 -2.9°C Apr 2 43.6 mm 51.0 mm 11.7 mm Apr 5
Mar 2018 0.8°C 2.8°C 8.5°C Mar 24 -11.2°C Mar 1 38.1 mm 80.0 mm 9.7 mm Mar 22
Feb 2018 0.2°C 1.1°C 6.2°C Feb 19 -10.8°C Feb 28 106.1 mm 75.0 mm 33.3 mm Feb 9
Jan 2018 2.7°C 1.2°C 8.0°C Jan 24 -3.6°C Jan 7 99.0 mm 23.7 mm Jan 31
Dec 2017 3.5°C 2.5°C 9.8°C Dec 23 -4.2°C Dec 17 206.3 mm 123.0 mm 31.5 mm Dec 6
Nov 2017 5.2°C 4.8°C 11.6°C Nov 1 -2.8°C Nov 30 242.3 mm 151.0 mm 34.8 mm Nov 23
Oct 2017 10.0°C 8.8°C 15.9°C Oct 1 3.2°C Oct 30 279.4 mm 154.0 mm 38.6 mm Oct 12
Sep 2017 13.5°C 11.7°C 21.2°C Sep 4 8.5°C Sep 15 152.4 mm 161.0 mm 28.5 mm Sep 6